MARKETHILL LIVESTOCK SHEEP SALE REPORT 22-05-19
A smaller entry of sheep in Markethill on Wednesday 22nd May continued to see lamb prices under pressure for the time of year however prices were similar to last week.
Light lambs sold from 380p to 420p per kilo for 20.7kilos @ £87 each followed by 409p per kilo for 21.5kilos @ £88 each.
Heavy lambs sold steadily from £88 to £93 each. Top rate of 375p per kilo for 24k @ £90 each followed by 373p per kilo for 24.9kilos @ £93 each.
An entry of 100 cull ewes sold from £70 to £85 each. Plainer ewes from £50 to £65 each. Doubles sold to a top of £202. Singles sold to a top of £175 each.
Cullyhanna farmer : 20.7k £87 420p : Portadown producer : 21.5k £88 409p : Cullyhanna farmer : 23k £90.50 393p : Richhill farmer : 21.9k £86 393p : Newry producer : 22.9k £89.50 391p : Newry farmer : 22.4k £87 388p : Tandragee producer : 21.9k £85 388p : Armagh farmer : 22.5k £87 387p :
Portadown producer : 24k £90 375p : Jerrettspass farmer : 24.9k £93 373p : Tandragee farmer : 24.2k £90 372p : Keady farmer : 24k £88 367p : Armagh farmer : 24k £88 367p : Caledon producer : 24.5k £89 363p : Dorsey farmer : 24k £87 363p